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Samsung Electronics to Acquire Quietside
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire Quietside Corporation, a leading distribution channel for HVACR products.
Uniweld Releases New HVACR & Plumbing Equipment Catalog
Uniweld Products, Inc. has completed and officially released an all new HVACR & Plumbing Equipment Catalog.
Copper Industry Launches App for Plumbers, HVACR Techs
The Copper Development Association has converted its popular Copper Tube Handbook into an app that can be downloaded directly onto an iPad or iPhone and carried onto the jobsite.
Emerson Climate Technologies Releases Mobile App
On-the-go HVACR professionals now have access to the popular Online Product Information (OPI) database for Copeland compressors from Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., a business of Emerson.
RSES Releases Education Sessions for 2014 Conference
The 77th Annual RSES Conference and HVACR Technology Expo is packed with educational sessions that will benefit all attendees.
Haier Announces Strategic New Executive Appointments
Haier America has appointed three key new business leaders: Gina Copeland as senior vice president, Air Quality; Sanjay Gupta as vice president product platform development, Major Appliances; and Paul Riley as vice president sales & marketing, Major Appliances.
Newly-launched REHAU Website Features Responsive Design
REHAU's newly-updated website offers quick access to multiple resources and automatic responsiveness to mobile devices for contractors on the jobsite.
HBD/Thermoid Appoints New Sales and Marketing Manager
Peerless Blowers has appointed Vernon M. Turner as its new sales and marketing manager.
Friedrich Air Conditioning Donates to DYCD
Friedrich donates 150 air conditioners to New York City's Department of Youth and Community Development.
AHRI Files Petition for Walk-in Coolers and Freezers Energy Efficiency Rule
AHRI filed a petition for review in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit of the DOE's final rule issued on June 3, 2014, regarding energy conservation standards for commercial walk-in coolers and freezers (WICF).
Geary Pacific Supply Opens New Branch
Geary Pacific Supply has opened its newest customer service facility located in Tucson with easy on and off access at Interstate 10 and Grant Road.
MCAA Releases Electric Arc Welding Safety Video
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) released Avoid the Path: Electric Arc Welding Safety, a new video that educates workers about the safe work practices that will help them prevent electric shock, burns, eye injuries, respiratory and other health problems and jobsite fires.
MCAA Releases 2014-2015 Tool & Equipment Rental Guide
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) has released a 2014-2015 Tool & Equipment Rental Guide.
Tucson Peach Acquires Sonoran Air
Kenneth D. Goodrich, managing partner of Tucson Peach, LLC and Goettl Air Conditioning, has acquired Phoenix-based HVACR company Sonoran Air.
Venstar, Baker Distributing Ink Exclusive Deal
Venstar, a thermostat and energy management systems supplier, has signed an exclusive agreement with Baker Distributing Company of Jacksonville, Fla., for the distribution of Venstar HVAC Control Products throughout Florida.
Goettl Donates Evaporative Air Conditioner to Phoenix Animal Shelter
Goettl Good Guys Air Conditioning Repairmen has donated and installed a 10,000 cfm evaporative air conditioner on the rooftop of the animal play area at the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office Animal Safe Haven (MASH).
Uniweld Releases Brazing Video
A newly released video by Uniweld provides a visual comparison of the heat distribution coverage of a single flame tip compared to Uniweld’s MTF-5 Cap'n Hook multi-flame tip.
Carolina Comfort Supports Special Olympics
Carolina Comfort, Inc. has become a statewide sponsor of Special Olympics South Carolina.
NexRev Inc. Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary
NexRev Inc., a manufacturer of performance-enhancing energy efficiency upgrades for standard HVACR equipment and open-based energy management systems (EMS), is proud to celebrate 20 years in business.
Intertek Expands Fire, Structural and Code Evaluation Expertise
Intertek has added three engineering veterans, Daniel Cheney, Barry Badders and Steven Marquiss, to its building products division.
Twin City Hose Completes UL Classification for Water Quality
Twin City Hose has completed Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Classification for water quality of its V and U shaped thermal/seismic metal expansion joints and straight flexible metal connectors.
Frigidaire Creates Air Conditioner Infographic
Frigidaire heating and cooling created an infographic to help homeowners understand their air conditioning system.
Mitsubishi Electric US Welcomes Five New Distributors
Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division (Mitsubishi Electric), has added five distributors in the South, Southwest and West Business Units (BUs).
TORAD Releases Spool Compressor Performance Data
TORAD Engineering has released initial performance data for its 6th generation spool compressor prototype. The data was presented by Joe Orosz, TORAD’s chief operating officer, at the 2014 International Compressor Engineering Conference at Purdue University.
NADCA Partners with Chimney Safety Institute of America
The National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA), an association dedicated to serving the needs of HVAC industry professionals, has recently partnered with the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA).
Goettl Kicks Off Annual Water Collection
Goettl Air Conditioning, the Good Guys recently presented a donation of 75 cases of water to the city of Mesa and United Food Bank in celebration of Goettl’s 75th anniversary, officially starting the company’s annual water collection drive.
Emerson Climate Technologies Announces Joint Venture with Ruking
Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., a business of Emerson and a leader in delivering heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration technologies and services to the marketplace, announced the formation of a joint venture with Shanghai Ruking Electronics Science & Technology Co., Ltd.
Uniweld Products Joins Blue Hawk University
Uniweld Products is now a member of the Blue Hawk University, a resource available to Blue Hawk distributor partners.
Mitsubishi Promotes Mark Kuntz to Senior VP, Product Strategy and Engineering
Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division (Mitsubishi Electric), has promoted Mark Kuntz from to senior vice president, product strategy and engineering.
Eaton Offers Enhanced Safety and Protection for HVACR Applications
Eaton is helping original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) enhance safety and save space, time and money with new circuit protection products. The compact overcurrent and overvoltage products from Eaton’s Bussmann Division are for use in HVACR equipment. They protect control panels and help give system owners the added peace of mind that their equipment is operating safely.
Greenheck Announces Manufacturing Expansion
Greenheck has established two new Schofield campus facilities, the Robert C. Greenheck Innovation Center and the Bernard A. Greenheck Education Center, to honor its founders and industry pioneers, Bob and Bernie Greenheck.
All Star Home Services Launches Plumbing Division
After more than 20 years of offering air conditioning and refrigeration services to the Miami-Dade community, All Star Home Services plans to launch a new plumbing division and a rebranding.
Energy Management Association to Conduct Webinar on Analyzing Energy Usage Data
The Energy Management Association (EMA) will conduct a webinar on “Analyzing Energy Usage Data,” July 17th, 2014 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. EST.
Flame Furnace, Charmichael, Schaafsma Win Bryant Medal of Excellence Awards
Flame Furnace Company, Carmichael Heating & Air Conditioning and Schaafsma Heating & Cooling, Inc. were all recently awarded with Medal of Excellence (MOE) Awards at the annual Bryant dealer meeting.
Ford's RV Training Center Celebrates 30 Years in Business
Ford’s RV Training Center (FRVTC) is celebrating 30 years of business. From its beginning, FRVTC has set many standards in the RV industry concerning RV refrigerator repair.
Uniweld Products Now Offering NATE-Approved Flame Tool Safety Training
North American Technician Excellence (NATE) Flame Tools Safety Training is now available through Uniweld Products, Inc., a NATE-approved continued education trainer.
hilmor Launches Second Annual Retool Your Future Scholarship Competition
Following its inaugural year success, hilmor has announced the return of the Retool Your Future scholarship program.
Dennis Supply, Venstar Team Up To Support Wounded Warrior
Venstar HVAC Distributor Dennis Supply Company of Sioux City, Iowa, will donate $10 to the Wounded Warrior Project for every Venstar ColorTouch thermostat sold during the month of July.
Wrangler Workwear Brand Adds New Products
New, premium workwear brand, Wrangler Workwear, recently extended its product line.
Johnstone Announces Grand Opening of New Texas Distribution Center
Johnstone Supply celebrated the Grand Opening of its new Texas Distribution Center facility with an open house and Texas-sized festivities on April 3, 2014.
Diversified Pure Chem Receives Double-Verified California Carbon Offset Credits
Diversified Pure Chem (DPC) recently received the first double-verified carbon offset credits (CCO3s) issued by the California Air Resources Board (ARB).
TRC Announces 2014 Big Man On Planet Competition
Thermostat Recycling Corporation has announced the 2014 Big Man On Planet competition, in partnership with HARDI, has begun.
HVACR Business Continues Steady Growth
HVACR Business, the HVACR management magazine, has strengthened its leadership position with the recent addition of Tony D'Avino as Director, Business Development, Pete Grasso as Editor and Bruce Sprague as Circulation Manager.
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